TeenHelp
Support Forums Today's Posts

Get Advice Connect with TeenHelp Resources
HelpLINK Facebook     Twitter     Tumblr     Instagram    Hotlines    Safety Zone    Alternatives


You are not registered or have not logged in

Hello guest! (Not a guest? Log in above!)

As a guest on TeenHelp you are only able to use some of our site's features. By registering an account you will be able to enjoy unlimited access to our site, and will be able to:

  • Connect with thousands of teenagers worldwide by actively taking part in our Support Forums and Chat Room.
  • Find others with similar interests in our Social Groups.
  • Express yourself through our Blogs, Picture Albums and User Profiles.
  • And much much more!

Signing up is free, anonymous and will only take a few moments, so click here to register now!


Self Harm If you or someone you know is struggling with self harm and needs advice or alternatives, we're here to help.

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  (#1 (permalink)) Old
1100101001101 Offline
Member
Welcome me, I'm new!
*
 
1100101001101's Avatar
 
Age: 23

Posts: 3
Join Date: October 2nd 2012

Question Queasy cutting (Eraser burning) HeLPPP - October 2nd 2012, 07:48 AM

This thread has been labeled as triggering, particularly on the subject of self harm, by the original poster or by a Moderator. The contents of this thread might therefore not be suitable for certain sensitive users. Please take this into consideration before continuing to read.

So I get extremely queasy/light-headed and nauseous every time i cut myself and these cuts aren't even bad or deep, I want to go deeper but I always faint or throw up before i can continue cutting. So I've resorted to eraser burning [X]

I faint when I get shots, I fainted when I got my ears pierced, I fainted when I got my eyebrow pierced. I almost threw up the other night when I was cutting, I have a really high pain tolerance, I mean I can eraser burn [X] and I'm completely fine. But when it comes to piercings or needles or cuts or blood I can't handle it. Why is this? What's going on? Is it a mental thing? What can I do to stop it? I'd much rather be cutting than burning.

P.S If you're gonna rant at me for self harming; go away I don't care

Last edited by Palmolive; October 9th 2012 at 12:28 AM. Reason: Included method of self harm
   
  (#2 (permalink)) Old
Validity Offline
Member
I can't get enough
*********
 
Validity's Avatar
 
Name: Jay
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Location: In the deep, dark, treacherous place called my mind. Oh and Australia!

Posts: 2,459
Blog Entries: 23
Join Date: August 24th 2012

Re: Queasy cutting (Eraser burning) HeLPPP - October 2nd 2012, 07:53 AM

Hey there, I doubt anyone IS going to rant at you. For the cutting: It may not really be the pain, it might be the sight of blood. My teacher always threw up if she saw blood and/or had a shot because of this.
Some people do faint while getting piercings and I don't really have an answer. But it can be considered pschological but not an illness of some sorts, it's just your bodies way of saying 'you know that hurts, right?'.

Maybe find another way to not really harm yourself?

Jay.


Buddy since 18/11/12 LiveHelp Operator since 22/12/12 Add me on Facebook Jay Louise Shorrock!
A whisper in the dark; is better than silence in the light. -Courtesy of your's truly.
My blog is open to all, those whom are easily triggered avoid, it's a story about a girl and her life and how far she has come over the years. If you read it, I hope it inspires you to keep fighting and to NEVER give up!

When you can no longer think of a reason to continue, you must think of a reason to start over.
   
  (#3 (permalink)) Old
Delicious Chaos Offline
Member
Junior TeenHelper
****
 
Delicious Chaos's Avatar
 
Age: 25
Gender: Female

Posts: 324
Join Date: June 27th 2012

Re: Queasy cutting (Eraser burning) HeLPPP - October 2nd 2012, 08:30 AM

Yea I agree with Jay. You probably get queasy and light headed because of the blood. Its just how some people are so you will be queasy at the sight of blood forever its just how your body is.




ďIíve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. Iíve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, Iíve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. Iíve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.Ē
- Michael Jordan


Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
- John Wooden
  Send a message via Yahoo to Delicious Chaos Send a message via Skype™ to Delicious Chaos 
Closed Thread

Bookmarks

Tags
blood, burning, cutting, eraser, eraser burns, fainting, helppp, nauseous, piercings, queasy, self harm

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




All material copyright ©1998-2019, TeenHelp.
Terms | Legal | Privacy | Conduct | Complaints

Powered by vBulletin®.
Copyright ©2000-2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search engine optimization by vBSEO.
Theme developed in association with vBStyles.